International News Archive - July 12, 2010
A tiny clay fragment â€“ dating from the 14th century BCE â€“ that was found in excavations outside Jerusalem's Old City walls contains the oldest written document ever found in Jerusalem.
Word of the Day
- A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'